FEATURES

DENTON DESIGNS

A visit to the Liverpool hive of industry

WELCOME TO THE PLEASUREDOME

Preview of Ocean’s new FRANKIE game

DUN DARACH

We take a sneak look at Gargoyle’s new release

YOUR SPECTRUM — FIT FOR THE SCRAPHEAP

Surgery call for ill Spectrums

ON THE SCREEN

On The Cover switches attention to loading screen designer, David Thorpe

DIY

LIGHT MAGIC

Design a CRASH cover with New Generation’s magic utility

ALIEN 8 COMPETITION

Win the newest Ultimate Trophy!

GRAND NATIONAL

Back a winner with Elite’s new game

TURTLESOFT COMPETITION

Win with JACK IN MAGIC LAND

THE KOMPLEX KOMPETITION

Win an Interface 1 and Microdrive, plus games

The next issue of CRASH will be on sale from June 27th. Don’t miss it, or we’ll set da boys on you!

REGULARS

EDITORIAL

and indexes

MERELY MANGRAM

Lloyd looks forwards, backwards, and decidedly sideways

ADVENTURES OF JETMAN

Loony stars in the Squathed Toe

CRASH FORUM

Lloyd Mangram meets Micronet

CRASH HOTLINES

ROBIN CANDY’S PLAYING TIPS

Dragontorc, Shadowfire and POKEs Galore

NEWS INPUT

A brief roundup for the month

HALL OF SLIME

A CRASH person meets the noose

CRASH COURSE

Rosetta McCleod goes for a Bodyswap

ADVENTURE TRAIL

Derek is Gremlined, Runestoned, loses his Ghoulies, finds the Key of Hope and ends up in a Witches Cauldron

SIGNPOST

Adventure help, hints and tips

SIGNPOST

CRASHBACK

Robin Candy & Ben Stone cast a backward eye to issue 7

RESULTS & FORMS PAGES

FRONTLINE

Angus Ryall fights through the deadline
  • Editor Roger Kean
  • Assistant Editor Graeme Kidd
  • Technical Editor Franco Frey
  • Art Editor Oliver Frey
  • Production Designer David Western
  • Software Editor Jeremy Spencer
  • Adventure Editor Derek Brewster
  • Strategy Reviewer Angus Ryall
  • Staff Writer Lloyd Mangram
  • Contributing Writers Matthew Uffindell, Chris Passey, Robin Candy, Ben Stone, John Minson
  • Client Liaison John Edwards
  • Subscription Manager Denise Roberts
  • Mail Order Carol Kinsey
  • Circulation Manager Tom Hamilton

REVIEWS

See all reviews for this issue at zxspectrumreviews.co.uk

  • 911TS Elite
  • Arnhem CCS
  • Broad Street Argus Press
  • C5 Clive Scorpio Gamesworld
  • Chuckie Egg 2 A & F Software
  • Don’t Buy This Firebird
  • Falcon Patrol 2 Virgin Games
  • Ghoulies IMS
  • Gremlins Adventure International
  • Jack in Magicland Turtle
  • Jonah Barrington’s Squash New Generation
  • Key Of Hope Games Workshop
  • Komplex Legend
  • Leonardo New Generation
  • Locomotion Mastertronic
  • Maverick CCS
  • Minder DK Tronics
  • Music Argus Press
  • Nonterraqueous Mastetronic
  • Overlords Lothlorien
  • Quadtrap Stylesoft
  • Runestone Games Workshop
  • Sam Safety Argus Press
  • Shadowfire Beyond
  • Tapper US Gold
  • Whizz Quiz Argus Press
  • Witch’s Cauldron Mikro-Gen